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  • 1103H Bevill
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Dr. Drew Taylor

Assistant Professor, Departmental Undergraduate Program Director


  • 1103H Bevill
  • phone (205) 348-7202
  • Email


  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mississippi State University, 2018
  • M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alabama, 2011
  • B.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alabama, 2008

Drew Taylor (Member, IEEE) received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA, in 2008 and 2011, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical and computer engineering from Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS, USA, in 2018. He is currently an Assistant Professor of electrical and computer engineering with the Remote Sensing Center, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, USA. His research interests include embedded systems, radar signal processing, and remote sensing of the earth.

Affiliated Areas
Electrical and Computer Engineering, Remote Sensing Center

Selected Publications

  • Chung, A., Parrenin, F., Steinhage, D., Mulvaney, R., Martin, C., Cavitte, M., Lilien, D., Helm, V., Taylor, D., Gogineni, P., Ritz, C., Frezzotti, M., O’Neill, C., Miller, H., Dahl-Jensen, D., Eisen, O. Stagnant ice and age modelling in the Dome C region, Antarctica, Oldest Ice special issue in The Cryophere.
  • Abushakra, F., Kolpuke, S., Simpson, C., Reyhani, O., Pierce, J., Jeong, N., Larson, J., Braaten, D., Taylor, D., Gogineni, S.. Snow depth measurements with ultra-wideband compact FMCW radar on a small unmanned aircraft system, Journal of Radio Frequency Identification.
  • Kolpuke, S., Simpson, C., Abushakra, F., Awasthi, A., Reyhani, O., Pierce, J., Luong, T., Larson, J., Taylor, D., Braaten, D., Gogineni, S.. Airborne UWB FMCW radar for snow depth measurements, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, doi:10.1109/TGRS.2022.3223989.
  • Tsang, L., Durand, M., Derksen, C., Barros, A., Kang, D., Lievens, H., Marshall, H.P., Zhu, J., Johnson, J., King, J., Lemmetyinen, J., Sandells, M., Rutter, N.,Siqueira, P., Nolin, A., Osmanoglu, B., Vuyovich, C., Kim, E., Taylor, D., Merkouriadi, I., Brucker, L., Navari, M., Dumont, M., Kelly, R., Kim, R., Liao,T., Xu, X. Global Monitoring of Snow Water Equivalent using High Frequency Radar Remote Sensing, The Cryosphere, doi:10.5194/tc-2021-295.
  • Reyhani, O., Taylor, D., Kolpuke, S., Elluru, D., Abushakra, F., Awasthi, A., Gogineni, S.. An RF-SoC-Based Ultra-Wideband Chirp Synthesizer, IEEE Access,doi:10.1109/ACCESS.2022.3171830.

Awards and Honors

  • 2023 ECE Eta Kappa Nu (HKN) Outstanding Faculty Award
  • IEEE Senior Member

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